Functions of the Land Valuation Division

According to section 22 of the Lands Commission Act (Act 767), the functions of the Land Valuation Division are:

  • Assessing the compensation payable upon acquisition of land by the Government;
  • Assessment of stamp duty;
  • Determining the values of properties rented, purchased, sold or leased by or to Government;
  • Preparation and maintenance of valuation list for rating purposes;
  • Valuation of interests in land or land related interests for the general public at a fee;
  • Valuation of interests in land for the administration of estate duty;
  • Other functions determined by the Commission